Dunlop TV recently conducted an interview with ALICE IN CHAINS members Jerry Cantrell (guitar, vocals) and Mike Inez (bass). Watch the chat below.According to Hits Daily Double, the companion web site of music industry tip sheet HITS, ALICE IN CHAINS' new album, "Black Gives Way To Blue", is on track to sell between 130,000 and 140,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD will likely land in the Top 5 of next week's The Billboard 200 chart, behind latest albums from PARAMORE, MARIAH CAREY, BARBRA STREISAND and BREAKING BENJAMIN. ALICE IN CHAINS recruited pop legend Elton John to contribute piano to the CD's title track, which is written in tribute to the band's late singer, Layne Staley. AIC's new frontman, William DuVall, had played with his own group, COMES WITH THE FALL, as well as in guitarist Jerry Cantrell's solo band, before joining up with ALICE IN CHAINS in 2006. "Black Gives Way to Blue" was recorded with producer Nick Raskulinecz (FOO FIGHTERS, RUSH) at the Northridge, California studio of FOO FIGHTERS frontman Dave Grohl.
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